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Chemical and Process Engineering

12 months
44441 USD/year
6429 USD/year
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Chemical and Process Engineering from University of Canterbury is internationally recognised for its teaching and research excellence, and opened brand new facilities in 2017.


Chemical and Process Engineering from University of Canterbury provides you with the opportunity to advance your knowledge and carry out original research in an area that interests you. 


Chemical and Process Engineers have many career options including working in renewable energy, medicine, biotechnology, oil and gas processing, food technology, and materials science. A master’s degree in Chemical and Process Engineering from UC typically means that you have conducted research and thus have specialised in one or more areas related to chemical engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Modelling and Simulation
  • Special Topic in Chemical and Process Engineering
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Physical, Chemical and Analytical Techniques
  • Advanced Process Simulation
  • Modelling and Numerical Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students intending to study at postgraduate level in Chemical and Process Engineering will normally be expected to have a completed Bachelor of Engineering with Honours or relevant equivalent degree, although there are some postgraduate engineering qualifications with a lower entrance requirement level.
  • Competence in written and spoken English is expected and if English is not your first language you will be required to meet UC's English Language Requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44441 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44441 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6429 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6429 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National students - 8,911 NZD
  • International Students - 61,600 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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